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Title
PacifiCorp Submits Bonneville Cutthroat Trout Restoration Study Plan for the Bear River Hydroelectric Project
Creator
Pacificorp
Date Created and/or Issued
8/2/04
Publication Information
Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC)
Contributing Institution
UC Riverside, Library, Water Resources Collections and Archives
Collection
Clearinghouse for Dam Removal Information (CDRI)
Rights Information
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Description
Scope/Content: Abstract: FERC issued docket number p-20: article 403 of the License Order for the Bear River Hydroelectric Project requires the preparation of a Comprehensive Bonneville Cuttroat Trout (BCT) Restoration Plan (Plan), in consultation with the Environmental Coordination Committee (ECC). The Plan shall include: A provision to collect and analyze genetic samples of BCT in the mainstem and tributaries of the Bear River, including details as to how the data will be collected and identification of reports that would be generated, and expected to cost no more than $40,000; A provision to conduct aerial photography to assist in understanding habitat feature and restoration opportunities on the Bear River and its tributaries, including details as to how the data will be collected and identification of reports to be generated, and expected cost no more than $125,000; A provision to prepare a Geographic Information System (GIS) layer depicting active diversions and other passage impediments in the Bear River drainage, including details as to how the data will be collected and identification reports that would be generated, and expected to cost no more than $13,000; A provision to conduct a BCT telemetry study on the Bear River and its tributaries, including details as to how the data will be collected and identification of reports to be generated, and expected to cost no more than $150,000 over 3 years; A provision for developing localized broodstocks of BCT for stocking in the Action Area linked to BCT protection and restoration efforts, expected to cost no more than $300,000 over 3 years, including the allowance for the reallocation of broodstock development funding for purposes described under Articles 405 and 406; and A study plan that evaluates the feasibility of fish passage at the Cove Project through modifications of the project, addition of fish passage facilities, and decommissioning of the Cove Project.
Type
text
Form/Genre
digital copy
Identifier
ark:/86086/n2fb52m7
271
Subject
Fisheries and fish passage
Dams
Dam retirement
Place
Bear River, ID
Cove Dam
Grace Dam
Oneida Dam
Soda Dam
United States
Relation
http://elibrary.ferc.gov/idmws/search/intermediate.asp?link_desc=yes&slcfilelist=10244194:0

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